Senior Project Manager - remote, BC, Canada

Company Description

Merkle | Cardinal Path is a leading digital analytics and digital marketing firm focused on delivering insight, understanding and outcomes that create a competitive advantage for our clients. We engage at the strategic, business, and technical levels to generate tangible and quantifiable value for our partners. Merkle | Cardinal Path’s mission is: To know. To Share. To be our Partners’ competitive advantage. And our company culture reflects the importance of our people's expertise, wellness, and happiness in everything we do.

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Project Manager who is a seasoned professional at working with cross-functional teams and clients with complex portfolios. The Senior Project Manager plays a pivotal role in helping to deliver digital strategy, technology, digital media, and analytics solutions.

The position requires the ability to simultaneously lead multiple projects and mentor other Project Managers. The role requires a general technical background, strong business knowledge and very strong project management skills. It is extremely important for this person to possess excellent communication skills to routinely interact with team members and external clients. The Senior Project Manager should have a passion to help improve processes and technology within the organization. The work is varied and challenging, and you must enjoy and thrive in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.


  • Is comfortable collaborating with delivery leads and leading client communications
  • Manage and coordinate integrated project plans to help clients achieve their strategic objectives. Adapts and applies the Merkle | Cardinal Path delivery approach to meet project success metrics. Establishes and maintains consistent and high-quality project communication with all stakeholders.
  • Oversees project estimations and the development of project deliverables. Establishes and maintains processes to manage scope throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Champions project management best practices across the organization
  • Establishes standard reports for project teams and clients
  • Provides an infrastructure of constant health performance monitoring
  • Ensures repeatable processes are in place and documented
  • Works with the Delivery Lead, Client Services and Executive Sponsor to ensure consistent customer-focused delivery
  • Serves as lead project manager on enterprise client engagements
  • Ensures team is meeting established timeline and goals
  • Systematically tracks project tasks and risks.
  • Proactively resolving roadblocks before they impact the successful delivery of the project.
  • Provides accurate time and resourcing forecasting for existing and upcoming engagements



  • Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years’ experience in digital media/marketing/analytics in a project manager role
  • Experience delivering digital media, technology, and analytics projects within an agency environment
  • Knowledge of OpenAir or NetSuite would be considered an asset
  • Ability to prioritize project deliverables and incident handling across the organization
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently in meeting deadlines

Additional Information

The salary range for this position is $80,000-$95,000. Actual salary within the salary range will be based on a variety of factors including relevant experience, knowledge, and skills. A range of medical, dental, RRSP, paid time off, and/or other benefits also are available to all permanent employees.

We know through experience that different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds foster a stronger and more creative work environment that delivers better business results. We strive to create workplaces that reflect the clients we serve and where everyone feels empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work. We are committed to working with our candidates from all ability levels throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. If you need accommodation during the application or interview process, please contact or to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.



Job Profile


North America




Dental Medical Other benefits Paid Time Off RRSP


Analytics Business Communication Digital analytics Digital Marketing Digital Media Digital strategy IT Marketing Media Netsuite OpenAir Organization Project Management

  • Championing project management best practices
  • Client services
  • Collaborating with delivery leads and leading client communications
  • Ensuring repeatable processes are in place and documented
  • Establishing and maintaining consistent and high-quality project communication
  • Establishing and maintaining processes to manage scope throughout the project lifecycle
  • Forecasting
  • Improve processes
  • Managing and coordinating integrated project plans
  • Overseeing project estimations and the development of project deliverables
  • Prioritize project deliverables and incident handling
  • Project management
  • Providing accurate time and resourcing forecasting
  • Providing infrastructure for constant health performance monitoring
  • Tracking project tasks and risks

5+ years


Bachelor's degree Business Communications IT Marketing


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